X-Ray

X-ray, or X-radiation, is a form of electromagnetic radiation that can pass through many materials that are opaque to light. They can be used to take images of the inside of the human body.

RSNA, radiology

Siemens’ Artis pheno demonstrates greater agility than 8-year-old Artis zeego thanks to elimination of ceiling cables.

Feature | RSNA 2016 | February 01, 2017 | By Greg Freiherr
There are plenty of uncertainties surrounding medical practice in this country. But, if the...
digital radiography, DR

Image courtesy of Agfa

Feature | Digital Radiography (DR) | February 01, 2017 | By Jeff Zagoudis
The world of X-ray takes a big step into the future this year...
Check-Cap, C-Scan system, colorectal cancer screening, clinical trial, CE Mark
News | Colonoscopy Systems | January 31, 2017
January 31, 2017 — Check-Cap Ltd. recently announced the enrollment of the first patient in its multi-center study of...
Sponsored Content | Videos | Digital Radiography (DR) | January 16, 2017
Digital radiology is on the move like never before with the Carestream DRX-Revolution Mobile X-ray System. It is the...
Fujifilm, Dynamic Visualization II image processing software, digital X-ray, RSNA 2016, DR
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | January 09, 2017
January 9, 2017 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. presented the next generation of its...
Fujifilm, RSNA 2016, digital radiography, DR, FDR AQRO, FDR Go
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | January 05, 2017
January 4, 2017 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. unveiled the FDR AQRO, a complete...
Gonadal Shielding Minimizes Radiation Dose, Vivian Fornell

Gonadal shielding (triangular plate) of a toddler undergoing a hip X-ray to reduce the radiation dose to the patient.

News | Radiation Dose Management | January 03, 2017
January 3, 2017 — The use of a flat contact shield during imaging of the adult male pelvis can result in statistically...
radiography, medical imaging influenced by malpractice liability, influence of tort reform on medical imaging orders
News | Radiology Business | December 23, 2016
December 23, 2016 — According to new research from the Harvey L. Neiman Health Policy Institute, state tort reform has...
x-ray pulse

A femtosecond X-ray pulse from an X-ray free electron laser intersecting a droplet that contains photosystem II crystals, the protein extracted and crystallized from cyanobacteria. (Credit: SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory)

News | X-Ray | December 23, 2016
Never mind the story of Moses parting the Red Sea. How exactly do plants split water? An international team of...
MRI advances, innovations in MRI, most popular radiology stories
Feature | December 20, 2016 | Dave Fornell
The Imaging Technology News (ITN) website had a record year with more than 1.04 million page views in 2016. Here are...
Videos | Radiation Dose Management | December 14, 2016
Mahadevappa Mahesh, MS, Ph.D., chief physicist and professor of radiology and radiological science at Johns Hopkins...
Siemens Healthineers, RSNA 2016, Multix Fusion Max, digital radiography system, DR
Technology | Digital Radiography (DR) | December 06, 2016
December 6, 2016 — At the 102nd Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (...
Samsung, GM85 mobile DR system, digital radiography, digital X-ray, RSNA 2016
Technology | Digital Radiography (DR) | December 02, 2016
December 2, 2016 — Samsung Electronics showcased the GM85...
LG, clinical and surgical monitors, RSNA 2016, DXD
News | Flat Panel Displays | November 28, 2016
November 28, 2016 — LG Electronics USA Business Solutions is introducing...
obesity, adolescents, bone loss, RSNA 2016 study, HR-pQCT, DXA
News | Bone Densitometry Systems | November 27, 2016
November 27, 2016 — Teenagers who are obese may be doing irreparable damage to their bones, according to a new...
Canon, Virtual Imaging, digital X-ray, RSNA 2016
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | November 23, 2016
November 23, 2016 — Canon U.S.A. Inc. and Virtual Imaging Inc. will feature their latest...
Richardson Healthcare, Image Systems N-Series diagnostic displays, productivity tools, RSNA 2016
News | Flat Panel Displays | November 23, 2016
November 23, 2016 — Richardson Healthcare will be showing new enhancements to its CFS Calibration Software and Image...
obesity
News | Clinical Trials | November 22, 2016
Teenagers who are obese may be doing irreparable damage to their bones, according to a new study presented at the...
Shimadzu, KLAS Awards 2016, X-ray, RADspeed table, MobileDart Evolution Wireless, RSNA 2016
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | November 18, 2016
November 18, 2016 — Shimadzu Medical Systems USA received a 2016 Best in KLAS award for X-Ray, and Category Leader...